Boris Johnson's Brexit legislation poised to clear Commons hurdles after months of turmoil Armed with an 80-strong majority, Mr Johnson fast-tracks the Withdrawal Agreement Bill (WAB) through Commons Independent - Published 2 weeks ago
Brexit vote: Boris Johnson's bill passes first hurdle in Commons Boris Johnson's Brexit deal has cleared its first Commons hurdle with a thumping majority of 124, putting the UK on course to leave the EU on 31 January. Independent - Published on December 20, 2019
Nicola Sturgeon warns PM he can't "bludgeon" Scotland
Boris Johnson cannot "bludgeon" Scotland into seeing the world in the same way that he does, Nicola Sturgeon has said. She spoke with the Prime Minister in a phone call on Friday following the election..
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General Election 2019: How the night unfolded
Boris Johnson strengthened his grip on his Commons seat on a night which saw the Tories make gains across the country.
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General Election: Boris Johnson cheered into his constituency count
Prime Minister Boris Johnson arrives at the Uxbridge count to a chorus of cheers. He is on course to secure a Tory majority in the Commons, according to the exit poll for the General Election.
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 00:31 Published on December 13, 2019
General election: Boris Johnson's lead halved putting UK in 'hung parliament territory', latest poll reveals Conservatives now only six points ahead of Labour, exclusive survey for The Independent finds - the minimum needed to deliver Commons majority Independent - Published on November 30, 2019
MPs vote down bid to ram Brexit bill through Commons, throwing Boris Johnson's plans into chaos Boris Johnson has suffered a spectacular blow to his Brexit plans after MPs voted down a bid to ram his deal through the Commons before Halloween. Independent - Published on October 22, 2019 Brexit deal approved by Commons for first time as Boris Johnson wins vote Moment of triumph for prime minister – seven months after Theresa May's deal was thrown out for final time Independent - Published on October 22, 2019
Boris Johnson threatens to axe Brexit deal and demand election if MPs refuse to ram it through Commons in three days Boris Johnson has threatened to pull his Brexit deal and force a general election if MPs delay the departure date for leaving the EU until January. Independent - Published on October 22, 2019
MPs win bid to vote on second Brexit referendum in Saturday parliament showdown MPs have won a key parliamentary vote paving the way for a Commons bid to secure a second referendum on Saturday. Independent - Published on October 17, 2019
Boris Johnson: Voters attack 'unacceptable' suspension of parliament, as prime minister prepares to lock MPs out of Commons Parliamentary sittings to be suspended for five weeks as Brexit crisis heightens Independent - Published on September 9, 2019 Geoffrey Cox: Tory minister ordered to apologise for misleading MPs about income from rent Attorney General Geoffrey Cox has been ordered to apologise to the Commons for giving "wrong information" about the rent he receives from his London home. Independent - Published on July 25, 2019
Brexit: MPs and peers taking legal action to stop Boris Johnson from suspending Commons to allow no deal Cross-party group of parliamentarians want Scottish court to rule before MPs return to Westminster in September Independent - Published on July 22, 2019
Boris Johnson could face parliamentary majority of one after becoming PM, Tory MPs warn Government insider predicts Conservatives' command of Commons will ebb long before 2022 election Independent - Published on July 13, 2019
New prime minister could 'chicken out' of putting Brexit plan to Commons until autumn, under Tory plans Theresa May thought to be planning valedictory appearance at prime minister's questions in late July – delaying her replacement's arrival Independent - Published on June 23, 2019